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    WATCH: Ukrainian government meeting descends into water-throwing spat
    Dec16

    WATCH: Ukrainian government meeting descends into water-throwing spat

    Ukraine’s interior minister has released a video of Monday’s session of the Ukrainian Reform Council which turned into a water-throwing spat. …read more Source: Global...

    Kyiv Says Russia Loots $357 Million Oil Rigs In Black Sea
    Dec16

    Kyiv Says Russia Loots $357 Million Oil Rigs In Black Sea

    Ukraine has accused Russia of looting two of its oil rigs after the Crimea-based oil and gas firm Chornomornaftogaz moved the Black Sea rigs into Russian territorial waters. Russia seized Chornomornaf …read more Source: Big News...

    Polar opposites: Time for a 180 turn in Canada’s Arctic policy
    Dec16

    Polar opposites: Time for a 180 turn in Canada’s Arctic policy

    For some time now, Canada’s approach to the Arctic has been parochial and sovereignty-obsessed. Our Arctic foreign policy is long overdue for some refining and refocusing. It should be reflective of the political, economic and environmental landscape of today’s Arctic, and respond proactively to the challenges and opportunities ahead....

    Kasparov Checkmated
    Dec16

    Kasparov Checkmated

    Winter is Coming: Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must be Stopped.by Garry KasparovPublic Affairs, 2015, 291+xxviii pp., $26.99 Few are more qualified to testify to the sheer arbitrary power of Vladimir Putin’s political machine than Garry Kasparov. Long-time world chess champion, Kasparov was a huge celebrity in Russia...

    Putin suspends trade zone with Ukraine
    Dec16

    Putin suspends trade zone with Ukraine

    Russian president acts in retaliation over Kiev’s agreement with European Union …read more Source: Financial...

    Insult-laced row in Ukrainian govt goes public
    Dec16

    Insult-laced row in Ukrainian govt goes public

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s interior minister on Wednesday released a video of a session of the Ukrainian Reform Council that turned into a water-throwing spat. …read more Source: CNS...

    Kiev ‘ready to pay price’ after Russia curbs trade ties over EU deal
    Dec16

    Kiev ‘ready to pay price’ after Russia curbs trade ties over EU deal

    MOSCOW/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ukraine is “ready to pay the price” for a trade deal with the European Union, President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday after Moscow moved to restrict its own trade ties with Kiev over the accord that is due to take effect on Jan.1. …read more Source:...

    Insult-laced row in Ukrainian govt goes public
    Dec16

    Insult-laced row in Ukrainian govt goes public

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s interior minister on Wednesday released a video of a session of the Ukrainian Reform Council that turned into a… …read more Source:...

    Turkey and Russia: Enemies Again?
    Dec16

    Turkey and Russia: Enemies Again?

    The downing of a Russian Su-24 fighter near the Syrian border by a Turkish F-16 last month has put a chill on Russian-Turkish relations, ending an era of good feelings and burgeoning travel, trade, and educational contacts. In the ensuing war of words, Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of facilitating...

    Ukraine Says Russia Won’t Derail EU Trade Pact
    Dec16

    Ukraine Says Russia Won’t Derail EU Trade Pact

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko vowed on Wednesday to push through a trade deal with the European Union that is due to begin in 2016, despite Russia’s suspension of its own such pact with Kiev. …read more Source: Al-Manar...